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“He inspired me.” Lynchburg community unveils the late Mayor M. W. “Teedy” Thornhill statue

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WDBJ) – M. W. “Teedy” Thornhill Jr. was the first African American Mayor of Lynchburg Virginia from 1990 to 1992. The city of Lynchburg gathered on Saturday to witness the unveiling of a life-size statue dedicated to his public service. Thornhill was a civil rights activist, president of the Lynchburg Voter’s League for […]

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